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Dancer's Luck

By Hill, Lorna

London and Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1955. 226 pp; pictorial eps; colour frontis; b/w illustrs. Foxing to edges; jacket a bit rubbed at edges but intact and not p.c. (8/6 net); some light foxing spots to jacket. One of the Dancing Peel series featuring Annette Dancy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Very Good/Near Very Good. Illus. by Esme Verity.

$25.69

Gumdrop for Ever!

By Biro, Val

London: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd, 1987. Unpaginated. One of the series about Gumdrop, modelled on a real car.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, as Issued.

$12.85

The Magic Ointment and Other Cornish Legends
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The Magic Ointment and Other Cornish Legends

By Quayle, Eric

London: Andersen Press Ltd, 1986. 108 pp; colour and b/w illustrs. Cornish folk-tales re-told and embellished by the author, beautifully illustrated.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Michael Foreman.

$12.85

Bookano Stories no. 15
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Bookano Stories no. 15

By S. Louis Giraud

London: Strand Publications 'With pictures that spring up in model form'. Unpaginated. Undated, [1948], one of the last books in this series which was produced throughout the 30s and 40s. Five pop-ups including Westminster Abbey, all in very nice condition. A few of the b/w illustrs. have some hand-colouring; boards rubbed at edges and spine. Lovely pictorial eps: Diana and other naked ladies bathing; and a delightful mermaid sea scene.. Hard Cover. Near Very Good.

$32.11

The Water Babies

By Kingsley, Charles

Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1910. 246 pp; 8 colour illustrs. Blue decorative boards, spotted and rubbed, some foxing to edges and prelims. Undated, but the book was first published 1905 and the charming illustrations are typical of the Art Nouveau period.. Hardcover. Good+. Illus. by Cameron, Katharine.

$19.27

Sam Pig Goes to the Seaside

By Uttley, Alison

London: Faber and Faber Ltd, 1960. 144 pp. Edges a little spotted; slght staining to some margins; jacket chipped to base of spine, bottom front edge and to rear cover in two places. 16 stories about the little porker; today would be described as having a feel-good factor.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Very Good/Good+,. Illus. by A E Kennedy.

$19.27

Paddington's Storybook
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Paddington's Storybook

By Bond, Michael

London: Collins, 1983. 160 pp, b/w and colour illustrs. In this book Michael Bond has chosen ten of the most popular Paddington stories to mark the bear's 25th anniversary in print. 'Paddington was a resourceful bear ....'. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Peggy Fortnum.

$12.85